Category Archives: Resources

101 Ways to be Happier at Work

We spend an average of 100,000 hours at work, so it is well worth putting the effort in to be happier at work. Researchers have shown that happier workers are more productive, creative, resilient and have less burnout. So being happy has an impact on well-being. Read on to find some ideas to improve your […]

myers briggs personality type indicator

Myers Briggs Personality Type Indicator (MBTI)

Myers Briggs Personality Type Indicator (MBTI) Your personality has large influence on the type of work that is suitable for you and how you react to and work with others. The more you know about yourself, the more likely you are to get a good match between you and your career. Knowing yourself and your personality type […]

Highlands Ability Battery

Highlands Ability Battery Blogs

The Highlands Ability Battery (HAB) is an online battery of tests that measures your strengths.  It is an assessment tool used in career exploration, career management and development and personal development. I have used the HAB in my Career Programmes for over ten years. It is a way of finding  out what comes easily and naturally to you. […]

Top Websites for Careers

Here are a few excellent websites to help you with your career management: 1. LinkedIn LinkedIn is becoming the number 1 way people get jobs. There is a Jobs section but also great from networking. www.linkedin.com or get the app from your app store.   2. Indeed Indeed brings together jobs from different job boards […]

Top Tips for writing a Standard CV

There are many ways to write a CV, but here are some tips to help you write a straightforward chronological version: Aim for no more than 2 pages. Avoid pictures and colour and use a straightforward type such as Times New Roman, Ariel or Veranda. Put your name at the top – no need to […]